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US Presidential election

Published on November 7, 2008
Telephone conversation between M. Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic, and Mr Barack Obama – Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic

Paris, November 6, 2008

President Sarkozy has just had a 30-minute telephone conversation with President-elect Barack H. Obama congratulating him on his brilliant victory.

They talked about the major international issues and in particular about the financial crisis. During this extremely warm conversation the two leaders agreed to see each other in the fairly near future./.

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